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RAID 0 configuration = mucho noise

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I have 2 WD Raptor 10,000 RPM drives in a RAID 0 configuration, whenever I do a task that makes the HD's speed up (like a car would idle fast), sometimes the HD's keep spinning fast after the task has completed and it's very annoying...I know I can goto the SETUP and change the "Hard Drive Acoustics Mode" to "Quiet Mode" and it will slow the drives down a litte.


How much will the drives be slowed down and how can I test it?

Edited by OCman, 04 February 2006 - 12:23 PM.

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There are programs, like bonnie (Linux) and Norton has a program to test the speed.

If the noise bothers you, then just change the setting and don't worry about it.
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